The table below looks at the statistics for VMware ESX skills in IT jobs advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VMware ESX over the 3 months to 10 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware ESX Server
Rank 84 94 111
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +17
Permanent jobs citing VMware ESX 2 3 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 0.25% 0.27% 0.083%
As % of the System Software category 1.43% 1.83% 0.79%
Number of salaries quoted 2 3 1
Median salary £44,000 £44,375 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-0.84% +18.33%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
- +2.40%
VMware ESX
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire System Software category in permanent jobs advertised in the Kent region.

System Software Category
Kent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
140 164 127
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 17.61% 14.94% 10.57%
Number of salaries quoted 116 135 112
Median salary £38,000 £35,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.57% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £23,550 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £63,800 £63,150
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%

VMware ESX
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

The demand trend of job ads across the Kent region citing VMware ESX as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the System Software category.

VMware ESX Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

VMware ESX
Salary Trend in Kent

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing VMware ESX across the Kent region.

VMware ESX Salary Trend in Kent

VMware ESX
Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VMware ESX within the Kent region over the 3 months to 10 December 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Maidstone - 1 £40,000 -
VMware ESX
South East

VMware ESX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 10 December 2016, IT jobs citing VMware ESX also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Kent region with a requirement for VMware ESX.

1 8 (100.00%) VMware
2 6 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (62.50%) Windows
3 5 (62.50%) Linux
3 5 (62.50%) Microsoft
3 5 (62.50%) Active Directory
4 4 (50.00%) HP
4 4 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (50.00%) Windows Server
5 3 (37.50%) Ansible
5 3 (37.50%) Docker
5 3 (37.50%) DevOps
5 3 (37.50%) Microservices
5 3 (37.50%) Citrix
5 3 (37.50%) ITIL
5 3 (37.50%) MS Exchange
5 3 (37.50%) Cisco
5 3 (37.50%) Firewall
5 3 (37.50%) SAN
5 3 (37.50%) CentOS
6 2 (25.00%) Hyper-V
6 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (25.00%) VLAN
6 2 (25.00%) SolarWinds
6 2 (25.00%) SolarWinds Orion
6 2 (25.00%) XenServer
6 2 (25.00%) Degree
6 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (25.00%) BIG-IP
6 2 (25.00%) CheckPoint

VMware ESX
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 3 (37.50%) MS Exchange
2 2 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (12.50%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (12.50%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
1 1 (12.50%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 3 (37.50%) Firewall
1 3 (37.50%) SAN
2 2 (25.00%) BGP
2 2 (25.00%) BIG-IP
2 2 (25.00%) Cisco Nexus
2 2 (25.00%) OSPF
2 2 (25.00%) VLAN
3 1 (12.50%) iSCSI
3 1 (12.50%) NAS
3 1 (12.50%) Wireless
General
1 2 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Cisco Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Data Centre Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Data Centre Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) SAN Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) SAN Storage Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Senior Cisco Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Senior Storage Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Senior VMware Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Storage Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) VMware Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Linux Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Network Systems Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Operations Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Platform Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Technical Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Data Centre
1 2 (25.00%) Replication
2 1 (12.50%) Blackberry
2 1 (12.50%) Clustering
2 1 (12.50%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 5 (62.50%) Linux
1 5 (62.50%) Windows
2 4 (50.00%) Windows Server
2 4 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (37.50%) CentOS
4 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (12.50%) Windows 2000
5 1 (12.50%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) DevOps
1 3 (37.50%) ITIL
1 3 (37.50%) Microservices
2 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (12.50%) CRM
3 1 (12.50%) High Availability
3 1 (12.50%) Server Building
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) Degree
2 1 (12.50%) MCSE
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 6 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (62.50%) Active Directory
3 3 (37.50%) Docker
4 2 (25.00%) Hyper-V
4 2 (25.00%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (25.00%) XenServer
5 1 (12.50%) Citrix Presentation Server
5 1 (12.50%) DFS Replication
5 1 (12.50%) ISA Server
5 1 (12.50%) vSphere
5 1 (12.50%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 3 (37.50%) Ansible
2 2 (25.00%) Foglight
2 2 (25.00%) SolarWinds Orion
3 1 (12.50%) Backup Exec
3 1 (12.50%) HP Data Protector
3 1 (12.50%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (12.50%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 8 (100.00%) VMware
2 5 (62.50%) Microsoft
3 4 (50.00%) HP
4 3 (37.50%) Cisco
4 3 (37.50%) Citrix
5 2 (25.00%) CheckPoint
5 2 (25.00%) F5
5 2 (25.00%) Juniper
5 2 (25.00%) SolarWinds
5 2 (25.00%) Symantec
6 1 (12.50%) IBM
6 1 (12.50%) Intel
6 1 (12.50%) Veeam